Darwin 2009 at UofL

When Oct 23, 2009
from 09:00 AM to 08:30 PM
Where Belknap Research Building, UofL Belknap Campus
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Contact Phone 502-852-6771
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Darwin 2009 at UofL: 150 Years of the Origin of Species

Friday, October 23, 2009

Belknap Research Building, UofL Belknap Campus

9:00 AM - 8:30 PM

Free and open to the public

 

 9:00 - 10:00 Lecture: "The Evolution of Multi-Cellularity"

Dr. Richard Michod, Iniversity of Arizona

10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break

10:30 - 11:30 Lecture: "Comparative Genomics and Molecular Evolution in Plants"

  • Dr. Jeffrey Palmer, Indiana University

11:30 - 1:00 Lunch

1:00 -  2:00 Lecture: "The Evolution of Dinosaurs"

  • Dr. Kevin Padian, University of California, Berkeley

2:00 - 3:00 Lecture: "Mammalian Evolution"

  • Dr. Michael Novacek, American Museum of Natural History

3:00 - 3:30 Coffee Break

3:30 - 6:00 Mini Lectures: Series of 15 - 30 minute talks on evolution by UofL faculty

6:00 - 7:30 Dinner

7:30 - 8:30 Lecture: "Evolutionary Psychology:  Human Mating Strategies"

  • Dr. David Buss, University of Texas

 

For more information contact lee.dugatkin@louisville.edu or martin.klotz@louisville.edu

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